The Forbidden Trilogy

Part One

Author: Danielle Violette

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1479732982

Category: Fiction

Page: 580

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In the first part of The Forbidden Trilogy, Gabriella and Jonathan Love had life made. After losing their parents to an accident, their uncle Eddie took them under his wing, teaching them everything they needed to know about surviving in this cruel world. Neither one of them ever expected that they d have to do things a little differently after Gabby s childhood best friend and boyfriend is killed right before her eyes in an unexpected home invasion in their home in Tampa, ripping their lives apart. Now feeling hopeless and alone, the family desperately tries to mend itself back together. Except for Gabby, that s a little easier than done. After months of dysfunction, Eddie has no choice but to go through drastic measures to ensure his niece s well-being. Gabby s best friend, Sara, steps up, moving across the country with her and Jon to a small town in Northern California, far away from the unbearable memories of the life that she so desperately wanted to have back. What nobody could have anticipated was that right there in that small town was a coven of vampires who had been waiting years to save her. Now being faced by the sexy mysterious red-eyed man Benjamin Row, Gabby is forced to make a forever life-changing decision that would alter the lives of all of them. Besides giving up her mortality, Gabby is also faced with the everyday bumps in the road that only make her decision easier. But will becoming a powerful vampire with her new love really change what happened to her? Will Gabby grow stronger and finally accept her losses, or will she be stuck with the haunting memories of her human life for all of eternity?
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The Forbidden Trilogy (Special Omnibus Edition)

Author: Karpov Kinrade

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781939559197

Category:

Page: 694

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Those inside are special, gifted with unique abilities, abilities that make them dangerous to the outside world. Since childhood, they're trained to control their powers, to show restraint, and to defend themselves. For years they practice, honing their gifts for one purpose: to be rented out to the highest bidder as a spy, to be used as a weapon against others. Sam never questions her role at the secret organization dubbed Rent-A-Kid. Until she meets Drake. She reads minds. He controls minds. Together, they might get out alive. THIS SPECIAL EDITION INCLUDES: *Award-Winning Book #1 - Forbidden Mind *Book #2 - Forbidden Fire *Book #3 - Forbidden Life *In-Depth Q&A with Author Karpov Kinrade *Extensive Bonus Content (Available ONLY in this Special Edition)
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All These Shiny Worlds

The 2016 ImmerseOrDie Anthology

Author: Jefferson Smith,Bryce Anderson,Richard Levesque,J.S. Morin,Misha Burnett,Regina Richards,Russ Linton,Graham Storrs,Van Allen Plexico,Becca Mills,Karpov Kinrade,Dave Higgins,Belinda Mellor,Brett Adams,Christopher Ruz

Publisher: Creativity Hacker Press

ISBN: 0994079559

Category: Fiction

Page: 297

View: 1581

The 2016 ImmerseOrDie Anthology. What do you get when you ask 34 of today's top indie authors to each submit a story and then ask a team of ruthless judges to scour that ore and pick out the gems? You get All These Shiny Worlds: A world of today, divided, black from white, good from evil, and held apart by the taste of a cookie. A world of griffons and glimmer bunnies, wise old mothers, sassy llamas, and the magic of beer. A world of contemplation and serenity, of service and devotion, ruled by a jewel and guarded by children. Plus 12 more, for a total of 15 worlds to explore. From the brutal curators at ImmerseOrDie.com comes this collection of indie short stories, each a distinct jewel forged in the fires of judgment, and all carrying one simple promise: Guaranteed not to suck.
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Starman: Book Three of the Axis Trilogy

Author: Sara Douglass

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007370555

Category: Fiction

Page: 752

View: 9170

Epic fantasy in the tradition of Trudi Canavan, Fiona McIntosh and Robert Jordan. StarMan concludes the first Tencendor trilogy with an unexpected and glorious climax.
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The Forbidden Relations and the Early Tannaim

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Author: John W. McGinley

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 059587181X

Category: Religion

Page: 242

View: 2689

Is there an idiosyncratically Jewish hermeneutic? Did such ever obtain in Jewish history? Is there an idiosyncratically Jewish theology? Did such ever obtain in Jewish history? Did the two ever obtain at once and together in Jewish history? The answer to all of these questions is: Yes. Come and explore -- with an idiosyncratically odd interpreter of things Jewish -- a special brief moment in the history of Jewish letters. One is speaking of roughly 75 CE to roughly 95 CE. Come and explore what was birthed in that time period. Come and explore how what was birthed in that time period came to be rejected and suppressed on the day of the coiled snake. Come and explore how, miraculously, what was rejected and suppressed ended up being re-inscribed in the final redaction of the Bavli, rendering that written production as the quintessential expression of what is idiosyncratically Jewish.
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Enchanter: Book Two of the Axis Trilogy

Author: Sara Douglass

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007381360

Category: Fiction

Page: 720

View: 5862

Epic fantasy in the tradition of Trudi Canavan, Fiona McIntosh and Robert Jordan. Sara Douglass returns us to a world in the grip of prophecy and war ...
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The Forbidden Gene

The Ryxin Trilogy Book Two

Author: Genesis Cotterell,Pauline Hayes

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780473396374

Category:

Page: 238

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Curtis McCoy, now a fully fledged private investigator, is called on to solve a murder. But when it turns out the murdered woman is just one on a list to be terminated, things start to get serious. What’s more - there's a bounty on each woman’s head. Following on from the first book of the Ryxin Trilogy, the year is now 2021 and Ryxins have been on Earth for 116 years. They arrived in 1905 bringing with them the cruel laws of King Dymon embedded in their psyches. The last king of the doomed planet ruled that only men were permitted to keep the innate telepathy gene. Over time, some gladly forgot the stringent laws. After all, there were no women left who had the gene anyway... or were there? The rebel pure-bloods knew there were and wanted the misogynist king’s edict retained on Earth. But when a Human is accused of murdering his beautiful Ryxin wife, Curtis McCoy is called on to find the real killer. Curtis, half-blood Ryxin, and his assistant, Janux Lennan, also a half-blood, set out on a dangerous journey to uncover the truth.
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Isabel Allende's House of the Spirits Trilogy

Narrative Geographies

Author: Karen Wooley Martin

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

ISBN: 1855662000

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 194

View: 7670

The source of the narrative energy that creates such absorbing stories.
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Das Erbe der Seher

Roman

Author: James Islington

Publisher: Knaur eBook

ISBN: 3426443643

Category: Fiction

Page: 784

View: 6145

Der Auftakt zur Licanius-Saga - das neue magische Epos in der Tradition der großen Fantasy-Bestseller von Robert Jordan und Raymond Feist! In Feuer und Blut endete vor 20 Jahren die Herrschaft der Auguren, mächtige Magier mit seherischen Fähigkeiten. Jene, die ihnen dienten – die Begabten – wurden nur verschont, weil sie sich dem rigiden neuen Gesetz unterworfen haben, das ihre Macht beschränkt. Der junge Begabte Davian und seine Freunde wachsen in einer Welt auf, die sie verachtet und strengstens überwacht. Doch als Davian herausfindet, dass er über die bei Todesstrafe verbotene Magie der Seher verfügt, setzt er eine Kette von Ereignissen in Gang, die alles für immer verändern werden. Denn im Norden regt sich ein Feind, den man zu lange besiegt glaubte ... James Islingtons Fantasy-Saga nahm zunächst Australien im Sturm ein; nun schickt sich "Das Erbe der Seher" an, die Welt zu erobern!
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Forbidden Night

Author: Joanne Lewis

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781939181756

Category:

Page: N.A

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In the second installment of the Forbidden trilogy, it has been four years since attorney Michael Tucker defended Sara Goldstein, the Long Island heiress, against murder charges. Now she is suing him! As Michael comes to terms with his true feelings for Sara, he unwittingly uncovers the truth behind Uncle Charlie's murder, as well as an unsolved murder from years' past. By exploring the present and the past, Forbidden Night begins to decipher the mystery of the carousel horses, and answers the question: did Sara really kill Uncle Charlie?
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The Complete Owner Trilogy

Author: Neal Asher

Publisher: Start Publishing LLC

ISBN: 1597805734

Category: Fiction

Page: 1004

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The Complete Owner Trilogy by Neal Asher, including The Departure, Zero Point, and Jupiter War. The Departure: Visible in the night sky the Argus Station, its twin smelting plants like glowing eyes, looks down on nightmare Earth. From Argus the Committee keep an oppressive control: citizens are watched by cams systems and political officers, it's a world inhabited by shepherds, reader guns, razor birds and the brutal Inspectorate with its white tiled cells and pain inducers. Soon the Committee will have the power to edit human minds, but not yet, twelve billion human being need to die before Earth can be stabilized, but by turning large portions of Earth into concentration camps this is achievable, especially when the Argus satellite laser network comes fully online . . . This is the world Alan Saul wakes to in his crate on the conveyor to the Calais incinerator. How he got there he does not know, but he does remember the pain and the face of his interrogator. Informed by Janus, through the hardware implanted in his skull, about the world as it is now Saul is determined to destroy it, just as soon as he has found out who he was, and killed his interrogator . . . Zero Point: Earth’s Zero Asset citizens no longer face extermination from orbit. Thanks to Alan Saul, the Committee’s network of control is a smoking ruin and its robotic enforcers lie dormant. But power abhors a vacuum and, scrambling from the wreckage, comes the ruthless Serene Galahad. She must act while the last vestiges of Committee infrastructure remain intact – and she has the means to ensure command is hers. On Mars, Var Delex fights for the survival of Antares Base, while the Argus Space Station hurls towards the red planet. And she knows whomever, or whatever, trashed Earth is still aboard. Var must save the base, while also dealing with the first signs of rebellion. And aboard Argus Station, Alan Saul’s mind has expanded into the local computer network. In the process, he uncovers the ghastly experiments of the Humanoid Unit Development, the possibility of eternal life, and a madman who may hold the keys to interstellar flight. But Earth’s agents are closer than Saul thinks, and the killing will soon begin. Jupiter War: Alan Saul is now part-human and part-machine, and our solar system isn't big enough to hold him. He craves the stars, but can't leave yet. His sister Var is trapped on Mars, on the wrong side of a rebellion, and Saul's human side won't let her die. He must leave Argus Station to stage a dangerous rescue -- but mutiny is brewing onboard, as Saul's robots make his crew feel increasingly redundant. Serene Galahad will do anything to prevent Saul's escape. Earth’s ruthless dictator hides her crimes from a cowed populace as she readies new warships for pursuit. She aims to crush her enemy in a terrifying display of interstellar violence. Meanwhile, The Scourge limps back to earth, its crew slaughtered, its mission to annihilate Saul a disaster. There are survivors, but while one seeks Galahad's death, Clay Ruger will negotiate for his life. Events build to a climax as Ruger holds humanity’s greatest prize -- seeds to rebuild a dying Earth. This stolen gene-bank data will come at a price, but what will Galahad pay for humanity’s future?
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Everything That Stands: The Late-Earth Chronicles Trilogy

Author: Isaac Israel

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1304660737

Category: Religion

Page: 604

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The first three Chronicles in the Late-Earth Chronicles series: THE STORM, VALLEY OF THE SHADOW and MACHINES OF LOVING GRACE, now newly revised and together in one volume! Three retro science fiction, end-time page-turners with powerful Messianic themes.
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Forbidden Lessons

Author: Noël Cades

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0992501717

Category:

Page: 240

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When 18-year-old Laura first sees her new German teacher her world is turned upside down. She can't get Mr Rydell out of her mind. Is it coincidence that she keeps bumping into him outside class or does he share her feelings? He's totally forbidden
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A Trilogy Reborn

Legends of Swords and Sorcery

Author: James Blackthorne

Publisher: James Kieley

ISBN: 1502757699

Category: Fiction

Page: 296

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A Trilogy Reborn, is a title conjured by noted author James Blackthorne. If we have eyes to see the reader will notice a combination of Sagas that are bristling with adventure. The reader will experience real thrills; It's as if the magician uttered his magic words. The trilogy is broken down in a manner that the reader can take in several compelling themes set in exotic settings. The author succeeds in detaching a shadow of the moody black walls and provides us with an array of lively flesh and blood characters. Blackthorn's heart started beating again." I can't pick up what's going on these days," the sources said, swaying his head sadly," but I found a feeling something strange is behind it.In most cases the hero of the story has to fall out is usually the difficult path, the more upright style. He never experiences a quick death'. For example, in Leon's case, his beliefs are genuine. He's not just a wizard, but humanitarian. He believes if necessary, he must sacrifice himself on the cold slab of the heathen altar. In more than one instance, he was willing to perish by a blade he had honed, wielded by the very arm that had given strength skill and consciousness." "An intuitive feeling has risen in the world's heart today that somehow our lives are one." The prolific author spoke of an idea that he had envisioned remotely in his psyche. He envisioned the omniscient potent foe unsheathing his terrible anger and disappointment. . Blackthorne illustrated how there are no unrelated, warring factions, somewhere a splendid unity exists behind the apparent diversity. " We can reveal that hidden thread of being and purpose that seems to marry up the whole. Even the stars and galaxies of other worlds are destined to become part of one harmonious mass." For the moment, the author felt a sudden twinge of fear as his innards shifted violently. Along the spur of the moment, the fear was gone, replaced by a strong pulse of excitement.. "Why should he be afraid," he asked himself?" He could be likened to the characters in his books. James explained how long ago, he had readied himself for such exigencies. Blackthorne explained. "From an author's point of view, you generally do better if you're close to your character. Yet you don't desire to be quite as close as you would like to be from the viewpoint of building up your creativity.".Come meet the cast of exciting characters as they are involved in this Fine Fantasy firmly rooted, in reality, there's a strong focus on one of the leading characters called the Grand Wizard Leon Davith. It's common for Leon to join powers with his Golem son called Barson Wolfe. Blackstone translated his comments into velocity at times he requires the reader to stiffen in order to meet the shock. Still, no story is complete without including the feminine factions. Bards gal pal referred to as Quill, who is an alluring young sorceress. Meanwhile, she stood in the company of two beautiful ferries called Erin and Leda. Erin commented to Quill. " Our alibi's sound so good in theory, but in reality, what we experience is a different means of narrating the story." Leon nodded. However, Quill explained. I can't help the rumination of my thoughts." For a minute there was no response. Leda remarked, "my gut feeling informs me that this trip delivers a few glitches, is about more than just some ancient relic." " Stop that" Erin said. " I suffer a strange impression, whatever or wherever it is we're being summoned there." Leda's eyes opened full. " My curiosities got me., why are we summoned and for what person purpose?" Leon commented. " Simmer down ladies, it's best to catch some rest before the big day"
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Tales of the Resistance

Tales of the Kingdom Trilogy Book 2

Author: David Mains,Karen Mains

Publisher: Mainstay Ministries

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

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An exciting series from best-selling authors David and Karen Mains, the gold-medallion, award-winning Tales of the Resistance offers readers fast-paced action and exciting storytelling with a Christian theme. The book, Tales of the Resistance, contains 12 stories about Hero's participation in the underground taxi resistance against the evil Enchanter, challenger to the one True King. High drama unfolds as everywhere Hero turns there are suffering people in need of his help! You'll meet Carny, Doubletalk, Sewer Rat #1, the Boiler Brat and the Most Beautiful Player of All. And you'll feel the tension of Traffic Court and the Burning Place. Bost mostly, your readers will be reminded that God's Kingdom is all around us, if we care to find it, and that the presence of the King dispels all darkness from our hearts and souls. This is the second book in a trilogy, that is an exceptional set to give to your family and friends.
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Rape in Stieg Larsson's Millennium Trilogy and Beyond

Contemporary Scandinavian and Anglophone Crime Fiction

Author: B. Åström,K. Gregersdotter,T. Horeck

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 113729163X

Category: Psychology

Page: 219

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Focusing on the sexualized violence of Stieg Larsson's bestselling Millennium trilogy – including the novels, Swedish film adaptations, and Hollywood blockbusters – this collection of essays puts Larsson's work into dialogue with Scandinavian and Anglophone crime novels by writers including Jo Nesbø, Håkan Nesser, Mo Hayder and Val McDermid.
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Forbidden Valentine

Author: J. C. Valentine

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781523725342

Category:

Page: 258

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It started with a drink. It turned into a promise. Ransom Scott lost his heart the day the woman he loved chose another man. Or so he thought. Estranged from his brother, distancing himself from the world, he's been drowning his sorrows in cheap booze and women...determined to forget. His world is falling apart, until a beautiful woman decides to take a chance on him. Dani Deviche is as bewitching as she is innocent. Full of youth and vitality, she captivates him. Challenges him. She's everything Ransom never thought to look for in the opposite sex, and he can't get enough. When a promise of friendship turns into something more, can Ransom fulfill his end of the bargain, or will a secret from Dani's past destroy his last chance at happiness? **Author's Note** This book was written as a compliment to the Forbidden Trilogy. However, it can be read as a standalone.
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Gehetzt

Actionthriller

Author: Dean Koontz

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 3959678010

Category: Fiction

Page: 544

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Die allseits beliebte Lehrerin Cora Gundersun beendet ihr Leben und das vieler Unschuldiger in einem riesigen Feuerball. Als später nach Hinweisen für ihre Tat gesucht wird, findet man ein Tagebuch, das nur den Schluss zulässt, dass die Täterin geisteskrank war. Jane Hawk weiß es besser - hat sich ihr Mann doch ebenfalls aus heiterem Himmel das Leben genommen. Auf ihrer Suche nach Antworten hat sie eine Verschwörung bis in höchste Regierungskreise entdeckt - und jagt nun deren Hintermänner. Mittlerweile ist die FBI-Agentin die meistgesuchte Person der USA. Doch ihre mächtigen Gegner haben nicht damit gerechnet, dass Jane bereit ist, alles zu riskieren, um die Wahrheit ans Licht zu bringen. »So gut Suizid war, dieses Buch ist noch besser.« Booklist »Ein vielschichtiger Thriller, bei dem die Charaktere den Ton angeben und der fast unmöglich wegzulegen ist.« Bookreporter
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The Forbidden Hills

Author: Al Lacy,Joanna Lacy

Publisher: Multnomah

ISBN: 0307563278

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

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Gold Glimmers, and the Rush Is On! An expedition led by George Custer in the 1870s confirms that the rumor of gold is true, and now its glimmer beckons from the Black Hills of Dakota Territory. And the rush is on in spite of the threat of war with the Indians. No one seems to desire to strike it rich more than Jim Bannon, a farmer who seeks Alyssa McGuire’s hand in marriage. Her father is the owner of the Bank of Cheyenne and refuses to let her marry below her class. So Jim boldly departs his Wyoming farm in hot pursuit of the wealth that is his ticket to the love of his life. But conflict between miners and Indians heats up, and Jim returns home unsuccessful. How will he ever make Alyssa his bride? book two Dreams of Gold Trilogy When gold was discovered out West during the nineteenth century, men rushed from all parts of the globe to stake their claims. Fortunes were made and lost, families uprooted, and a continent shaped by men driven by dreams of gold. (end series header) Gold Discovered in the Black Hills! 1875. Jim Bannon is a young farmer, a fine Christian man in love with Alyssa Rose McGuire, the daughter of a wealthy banker in Cheyenne . Her father, Frank, wants her to marry a Christian, of course...but a wealthy Christian. So when the Black Hills of the Dakota Territory (and Sioux country) are opened for gold prospecting, Jim stakes a claim, hoping to strike it rich enough to win Alyssa’s hand with her father’s approval. Thousands of people converge on the Black Hills , seeking gold for everything from medical bills to oil investments. Jim realizes he’s in a mission field among the prospectors—and even the Sioux Indians. But will he ever find enough gold to satisfy Frank McGuire and marry his beloved Alyssa Rose? Story Behind the Book "We read books on the history of North America and found ourselves captivated with the three big gold rushes in the nineteenth century—the California Gold Rush of 1849, the Dakota Territory Black Hills Gold Rush of 1874, and the Yukon Gold Rush in Canada of 1896. Some gold seekers embraced success, delight, and happiness, but others faced failure, tragedy, and sorrow. In the Dreams of Gold series, we captivate our readers’ imaginations, as well as touch their hearts with both types of results in the gold seekers’ experiences—good and bad." —Al and JoAnna Lacy From the Trade Paperback edition.
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